Sonaj is a large village located in Malegaon Taluka of Nashik district, Maharashtra with total 877 families residing. The Sonaj village has population of 4169 of which 2167 are males while 2002 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Sonaj village population of children with age 0-6 is 520 which makes up 12.47 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sonaj village is 924 which is lower than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Sonaj as per census is 891, lower than Maharashtra average of 894.
Sonaj village has higher literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Sonaj village was 83.80 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Sonaj Male literacy stands at 92.34 % while female literacy rate was 74.62 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Sonaj village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Sonaj village.
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Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 15.78 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 6.74 % of total population in Sonaj village.
In Sonaj village out of total population, 2214 were engaged in work activities. 83.92 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.08 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 2214 workers engaged in Main Work, 986 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 706 were Agricultural labourer.